Picketing & Campus Clashes

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KPIX Eyewitness News report featuring scenes of protesters speaking, marching, picketing and scuffling with riot police at SF State College, including a struggle by students to climb a flagpole and fix an American flag to it and shots of George Gorner playing his guitar and singing, to try and raise funds for someone in jail (at 4:56 into the clip). Also features an outdoor press conference by the Black Students Union in which George Mason Murray declares: "The goal of all the black people who have struck at SF State is the seizure of power so that we can implement the 10-point set of demands of the BSU."

Event
1968 SF State Student Strike
Type of material
archival news film
Duration
7:14
16mm b&w magnetic sound film
Rights for this video belong to
CBS5 KPIX-TV
Date aired
c1968
Originally aired on
KPIX Eye on the Bay News
Identifier
KPIX 37142
Views
3547

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